January 2013

How to get small business health insurance

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by Tom Watson on January 27, 2013

The decision to start your own business will mean that many of you will need to obtain health insurance at some point. Whether it’s just for you or your family, it’s not something you should be trying to do without. Sadly far too many folks do take that chance and “hope” nothing will happen whenever a gap in […]

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List of the supplies you’ll need to get started

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by Tom Watson on January 23, 2013

One of the nice things about starting a cleaning business is that you don’t need to purchase a lot of supplies to get started. In most cases everything you need can fit in just about any vehicle. This is because the vast majority of jobs you will land in the beginning stages of your business will […]

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The different types of cleaning business ownership

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by Tom Watson on January 20, 2013

The act of starting a cleaning business involves making some decisions very early on. None of them are terribly hard, but each one requires that you do a little homework nonetheless. One of first decisions you need to make is figuring out what form of business ownership you will be pursuing. The main choices are registering as a Sole […]

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Employee didn’t show up. What do you do?

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by Tom Watson on January 13, 2013

You get a phone call first thing in the morning, it’s one of your customers. They left a short but sobering message that went something like this… “You didn’t clean my office last night”. Call me right away!” At this point you are in a bit of shock, you have no idea that your employee did […]

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How we “sabotage” our marketing efforts…

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by Tom Watson on January 6, 2013

Getting the phone to ring regularly is what we all seek. Making that happen can be tough because we tend to make simple mistakes that sabotage our efforts. This is because it’s really easy to get so wrapped up in the day-to-day grind that we lose sight of the big picture. It’s almost unavoidable, so we just […]

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